International Journal of Medical Case Reports

Volume 1, Issue 2, June 2022

  • A Three Year Experience with Conventional Thyroidectomy (Subtotal Thyroidectomy) in the Management of Simple Goitres in Bingham University Teaching Hospital Jos

    Nimkur Lohpon Tonga, Okoye Chukuma, Audu Modu, Zang Chuwang Nyam

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 9-12
    Received: 21 February 2022
    Accepted: 21 March 2022
    Published: 31 May 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijmcr.20220102.11
    Abstract: Introduction: Thyroidectomy is the surgical procedure for the reduction or total removal of the thyroid gland – to achieve aesthesis or functional changes resulting from enlargement and pressure on the trachea or hyper function of the gland. Thyroidectomy as a procedure has developed significantly due to more understanding of the anatomy of the nec... Show More
  • Benign Pneumoperitoneum After Diagnostic Colonoscopy in a Patient Followed Up for Crohn's Disease

    Ferdaouss Lamarti, Mohamed Borahma, Nawal Lagdali, Imane Benelbarhdadi, Fatima-Zohra Ajana, Omar El Aoufir, Laila Laamrani

    Issue: Volume 1, Issue 2, June 2022
    Pages: 13-16
    Received: 13 May 2022
    Accepted: 30 May 2022
    Published: 16 June 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ijmcr.20220102.12
    Abstract: Colonoscopy is a safe procedure with a low incidence of complications. Perforation is the complication most feared by the gastroenterologist. The management of benign pneumoperitoneum after colonoscopy is controversial. It is defined as asymptomatic free intra-abdominal air or as pneumoperitoneum without peritonitis. It may not require treatment. W... Show More